Opinion By Bob L.
Dec. 27th 2013
Why is it now that they are worried about cigarette taxes, they are the ones who are trying to stamp out cigarettes and people smoking them for health reasons, they are the ones who are cutting their own throats for loss of their precious Taxes, no one else is trying to stop people from smoking other than two-faced people who want clean air when they go out on their booze and pot parties in bars, restaurants, and parks, but yet it is all right to pass a law to let people smoke pot, now what is the differences, they both pollute the clean air act, and bad for kids to be around as they want you to believe, because they both put out second-hand smoke, that is why they have smoking bans around the Country, SECOND-HAND SMOKE.
So after passing laws to raise taxes to get people to quite smoking, why are they so worried about the loss of tax that knew they would lose when they raised taxes on Tobacco products, that is what you call cutting your nose off to spite your face.
These Idiots have not learned yet that when you raise taxes, people find ways around to not pay them, instead of looking for a solution to the problem they just keep raising taxes and think that will solve all the problem, and eventually you are looking to file for Bankruptcy, because they got greedy and could not pay their debts, but yet they all tell the people to live with in your means and not spend more the you receive. (hypocrites never learn)
Should The U.S. Track Cigarettes Nationally?
By Kathleen Raven
Dec. 26th 2013
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – A federal program that let law enforcement trace cigarette packs from manufacturer to consumer would reduce interstate trafficking and boost the public health benefits of state cigarette tax policies, researchers say. Continue reading